Graduate Student Bios

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Daniel Manuel
Current Research: American, Women's and Gender, African-American History

Daniel earned his BA (2012) and MA (2014) in history at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He is a third-year PhD student in the women’s and gender history program. Broadly, his interests are gender, race, sexuality, and health in the 20th-century US South. More specifically, Daniel is looking at the everyday politics and social history of health care in Louisiana’s early HIV epidemic.